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    New Disks and Pads 2.5tdi

    Hey looking for some advice,

    When changing the wheels this week noticed that front discs and pads will be due soon, and rear pads not far behind,

    Whats a nice economic option?
    am I best just to go for standard replacements from Audi?
    or are them some after market upgrades available for similar money?

    and also is it a garage job or could a reasonably competant person achieve this in an afternoon?

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    I have a thread on this already (see below). Texstar are cheap, cover your wheels in crap. Ferodo are not great, find them a bit wooden but getting a bit better, and cover your wheels in crap. Original Audi recommended by others on my thread. I am investigating improving the braking with pads discs and anything else. I'll post if i decide what to do before you.
    2001 A6 Avant 2.5TDi quattro Sport 180hp+TurboDynamics MD438 hybrid+Bosio Race683s+3" exhaust+Celtic Tuning remap - now with adamss24 replaced with runabout
    2007 BMW 535d AM Sport + Celtic remap
    2004 A4 Avant 1.9TDi quattro Sport 130hp + Superchip - sold & replaced by
    2005 Audi TT 1.8T
    1988 Yamaha FJ1200 120hp finally traded after 23 years for
    1986 Yamaha FJ100 (1300 barrels shhh!) with too many bits to mention
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    2001 A6 Avant 2.5TDi quattro Sport 180hp+TurboDynamics MD438 hybrid+Bosio Race683s+3" exhaust+Celtic Tuning remap - now with adamss24 replaced with runabout
    2007 BMW 535d AM Sport + Celtic remap
    2004 A4 Avant 1.9TDi quattro Sport 130hp + Superchip - sold & replaced by
    2005 Audi TT 1.8T
    1988 Yamaha FJ1200 120hp finally traded after 23 years for
    1986 Yamaha FJ100 (1300 barrels shhh!) with too many bits to mention
    2011 BMW 320d M Sport son #1
    2004 Suzuki SV650 S son #2

 

 

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